Ricky A. Sikes

Ricky A. Sikes, 53, of Kennedy, passed away Thursday (Sept. 26, 2013), in WCA Hospital.

A lifelong area resident, he was born March 17, 1960, in Jamestown, the son of Gordon H. Sikes and Beverly E. Case Anderson.

He was a 1978 graduate of Falconer Central School, and had been employed at several car dealerships.

Ricky was a social member of the Randolph Veterans of Foreign Wars, and enjoyed socializing with family and friends. He was a sports enthusiast and was a proud fan of the Buffalo Bills.

Surviving are two daughters: Brooke Sikes and Jenna Sikes, both of Jamestown; a grand-daughter, Cadence Shelley; his mother, Beverly Anderson of Falconer; half-brother, Craig Anderson of Randolph; and half-sister, Kim Kahanic of Falconer.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gordon H. Sikes and step-father, Thomas H. Anderson.

The family will have a private funeral service and a celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be donated to Hospice of Chautauqua County, 20 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14701.

Visit our website at www.falconerfuneralhome.net to light a candle in remembrance.